THIS WEEK’S BAR QUOTES – (from 04-24-09)

Great quotes to read the day after Easter!  Enjoy.  🙂

Patrick The Poet

THIS WEEK’S BAR QUOTES – (from 04-24-09)

“If you live to be one hundred, you’ve got it made. Very few people die past that age.”
– George Burns

“Egotist: a person more interested in himself than in me.”
– Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)

“A narcissist is someone better looking than you are.”
– Gore Vidal

“Wise men make proverbs, but fools repeat them.”
– Samuel Palmer (1805-80)

“It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.”
– Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

“The secret of success is to know something nobody else knows.”
– Aristotle Onassis (1906-1975)

“Sometimes when reading Goethe I have the paralyzing suspicion that he is trying to be funny.”
– Guy Davenport

“When you have to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite.”
– Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

“The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. The opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.”
– Niels Bohr (1885-1962)

“We all agree that your theory is crazy, but is it crazy enough?”
– Niels Bohr (1885-1962)

“When I am working on a problem I never think about beauty. I only think about how to solve the problem. But when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong.”
– Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983)

“In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it’s the exact opposite.”
– Paul Dirac (1902-1984)

“I would have made a good Pope.”
– Richard M. Nixon (1913-1994)

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